WoRMS taxon details

Hesiolyra Blake, 1985

324825  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:324825)

accepted
Genus
Hesiolyra bergi Blake, 1985 (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
feminine
Blake, James A. (1985). Polychaeta from the vicinity of deep-sea geothermal vents in the eastern Pacific. I: Euphrosinidae, Phyllodocidae, Hesionidae, Nereididae, Glyceridae, Dorvilleidae, Orbiniidae and Maldanidae. <em>Bulletin of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 6: 67-101., available online at https://bit.ly/31jOeWn
page(s): 75 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Etymology Hesiolyra is named from the family name Hesionidae coupled with "lyra" from the Greek stringed instrument and refers here...  
Etymology Hesiolyra is named from the family name Hesionidae coupled with "lyra" from the Greek stringed instrument and refers here to the lyrate chaetae [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Hesiolyra Blake, 1985. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=324825 on 2020-11-26
Date
action
by
2008-03-05 14:39:51Z
created
2008-03-18 07:28:18Z
changed
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2013-10-22 21:07:32Z
changed
2018-10-09 21:20:26Z
changed

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original description Blake, James A. (1985). Polychaeta from the vicinity of deep-sea geothermal vents in the eastern Pacific. I: Euphrosinidae, Phyllodocidae, Hesionidae, Nereididae, Glyceridae, Dorvilleidae, Orbiniidae and Maldanidae. <em>Bulletin of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 6: 67-101., available online at https://bit.ly/31jOeWn
page(s): 75 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

taxonomy source Rouse, Greg W.; Carvajal, Jose Ignacio; Pleijel, Fredrik. (2018). Phylogeny of Hesionidae (Aciculata, Annelida), with four new species from deep-sea eastern Pacific methane seeps, and resolution of the affinity of <i>Hesiolyra</i>. <em>Invertebrate Systematics.</em> 32(5): 1050-1068., available online at http://www.publish.csiro.au/is/IS17092
page(s): 1053; note: moved Hesiolyra to Gyptini from monotypic Hesiolyrini [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Etymology Hesiolyra is named from the family name Hesionidae coupled with "lyra" from the Greek stringed instrument and refers here to the lyrate chaetae [details]

Grammatical gender feminine as designated by Blake (1885:75) [details]